Studies affected after school padlocked

The studies of students of 22 schools in Sinja Rural Municipality were  affected after teachers padlocked the school for indefinite period of time. The teachers are in protest after they did not received remuneration from the last eight months. In protest of this, 22 schools were padlocked for indefinite period…

July 2, 2019  
Arrested on charge of manhandling Local representative

Police have arrested Ammar Bista of Patarasi Rural Municipality on June 24 on charge of manhandling ward chair Laxmi Man Bohara. He was attacked by an accused in a meeting held regarding the formulation of budget, financial policy for the financial year. He entered into the meeting and misbehaved the…

June 25, 2019  
Child marriage in increasing trend in Jumla

One study has showed that the child marriage rate is increasing in the district of Jumla however only two cases are registered in the police office. Various organizations are working to minimize this issue in the district however child marriage is still rampant in this district. According to the census…

May 29, 2019  
Wage Discrimination rampant in Jumla

Labor women of the district have complained that they have been discriminated in wages for the same work as men. Women laborer from Patarasi Rural Municipality-6 has complained that they have been victim of wage discrimination. In Urthuchautara, the construction of Shiva temple is undergoing and women laborers are carrying…

March 21, 2019  
Arrested on suspicion of killing wife

Police have arrested 32 years old Dhir Bahadur Buda of Guthichaur Rural Municipality-3 on Janauary 24 on suspicion of killing his 31 years old wife Bhagwati Bhandary. The acquaintances of the victim are claiming that her death was not suicide but killing. The dead body of the Bhagwati was recovered…

January 24, 2019  
Salt on government Grant sold in high price

The salt supplied in a government grant is being sold in double the standard price in the district. The stakeholders while monitoring the market have found that small and big vendors of the district are selling the salt in double price. The vendors of Jumla are purchasing the salt from…

January 24, 2019  
Woman expelled from the house on charge of giving birth to a girl

Jhana Maya Rokaya, 26 of Kanakasundari Rural Municipality-6, Ludki have accused her husband Ganga Ram of expelling her from the house on charge of giving birth to six daughters in a row. Jhanamaya Rokaya who is six months pregnant is expelled   from her house along with six daughters. On December…

December 24, 2018  
Pre-Review of Human Rights Year Book held in Jumla

Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC) has organized the pre-review of human rights year book-2019 in Khalanga of Jumla on November 23. The pre-review was based on the documentation of human rights violation in 2018. The data of violation was presented by the INSEC district representative Man Datta Rawal. He said…

November 24, 2018  
Unidentified people vandalized vehicle and Rural Municipality Office

An unidentified people have vandalized the vehicle belonging to Chandan Nath Municipality. The vehicle with a registration number Ka1Jha1 was set on fire while it was parked at the municipality premises according to District Police Office of Jumla. Security guard Bishnu Prasad Neupane had informed the police after the incident.…

November 18, 2018  
Lack of health professionals raises difficulties on investigating rape incidents

There is a difficulty on conducting investigation on rape incident because of not having health checkup facilities at Karnali institute of health and science in Jumla. The health checkup of victim and perpetrator is the major evidence in rape incidents and because of not having such facilities, the investigation is…

November 10, 2018